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Using Essential Oil Safely

In general, the biblical essential oils are safe to use for aroma therapy and other household purposes. Nonetheless, safety must be exercised due to their potency and high concentration. Please read and follow these guidelines to receive the maximum effectiveness and benefits.

What are Essential Oils?

Essential oils are an aromatic, vital fluid which is distilled from flowers, shrubs, leaves, trees, roots, and seeds. Because they are necessary for the life of the plant and play an important role in the biological processes of the vegetation, these substances are called essential and contain the essence of the plant.

Essential Oils that help treat Autism and ADD-ADHD

Essential Oils that help treat Autism and ADD-ADHD Researchers believe that gastrointestinal disorders may be linked to the brain dysfunctions that cause autism. Recent studies have shown that there are beneficial effects of enzyme-based therapy for Autism spectrum disorders. In a study conducted by Dr. Timothy Buie, a pediatric gastroenterologist from Harvard/Mass General hospital, forty-six patients between the ages of 5 and 31 were selected for inclusion in a study based on a diagnosis placing…

Ten Essential Oils You Will Want to Diffuse – And Why!

Aromatherapy means to treat with aroma through inhalation. Although there are other applications for Aromatherapy, if you would like to be proactive about your health and wellness, and particularly the state of your emotions, then diffusing essential oils is the most practical and effective way to enjoy their benefits!

Treating Hypertension With Essential Oils

Treating Hypertension With Essential Oils 2006 Dec; 36(7):1123-34. The effects of the inhalation method using essential oils on blood pressure and stress responses of clients with essential hypertension. Department of Nursing, Geochang Provincial College, Geochang-gun, Gyungnam, Korea. PURPOSE: The purpose of this study was to identify the effects of aromatherapy on blood pressure and stress responses of clients with essential hypertension. METHOD: There were fifty-two subjects divided into an essential oil group, placebo group, and…

Long Commute or Road Trip Ahead? Take Peppermint Increase Alertness

Professor’s Study Finds That Peppermint Increase Alertness and Cinnamon Essential Oils Lower Frustration in Drivers The scent of peppermint essential oil or cinnamon essential oil in your car might make your morning commute less frustrating and you more alert when behind the wheel. That’s according to the results of a recent study led by Dr. Bryan Raudenbush, an associate professor of psychology at Wheeling Jesuit University in Wheeling, WV. According to the study, drivers demonstrated…

Chamomile and Other Essential Oils Against Herpes

Chamomile and Other Essential Oils Against Herpes Genital herpes is a chronic, persistent infection spreading efficiently and silently as a sexually transmitted disease through the population. Antiviral agents currently applied for the treatment of herpes virus infections include acyclovir and its derivatives. The essential oils anise, hyssop, thyme, ginger, chamomile, and sandalwood were screened for their inhibitory effect against herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) in vitro on RC-37 cells using a plaque reduction assay.…

Bergamot and Lavender Used in Mainstream Medicine

Apr 2, 2008 4:46 pm US/Central Bergamot and Lavender Essential Oils Now Used In Mainstream Medicine FORT WORTH (CBS 11 News) The healing powers of essential oils have been known for centuries. Now a Fort Worth hospital is the first in North Texas to take those powers to a clinical level. Megan Morrison’s high-risk pregnancy has kept her on bed rest for the past six weeks. Her clinical aromatherapy sessions at Harris Methodist Hospital are…